In this week’s Parasha, we are told of the date of Aharon’s date – the first day of Av. This is – in fact – the only date of death of anyone mentioned in the whole Torah!
What is it about the context of this date that can teach us about the importance of the date?
What is the connection between this and the Nine Days which begin on this date?
And how is this manifest in the modern State of Israel?
Watch Rav Doron Perez explain: